Mark Tami’s voting in Parliament
Mark Tami is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Mark Tami’s votes.
Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 17 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2018
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2007–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
8 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2004–2017
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 12 votes against, between 2013–2016
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
13 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2011–2016
Last updated: 4 Sep 2019.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether Jobcentre staff receive training to identify when a new claimant would be entitled to new-style employment and support allowance or new-style jobseeker's allowance.
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether universal credit claimants who are eligible for (a) new style employment and support allowance and (b) new style jobseeker's allowance who would receive more money from one of those benefits than from universal credit are able to have their award backdated to when they made their claim.
Does the hon. Gentleman agree that social media companies that hide behind the claim that they are just platforms and are not responsible for the content need to take a serious look at themselves?
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Labour MP for Alyn and Deeside
Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
Topics of interest
Mark Tami campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Home Department
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Voter Participation/Registration
- Clinical Priorities Advisory Group
- Roads: Accidents
- Universal Credit
Currently held offices
- Member, Draft Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill Committee (since 26 Nov 2018)
- Member, Administration Committee (since 30 Oct 2017)
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 30 Oct 2017)
- Member, Selection Committee (since 12 Sep 2017)
- Opposition Pairing Whip (Commons) (since 7 Oct 2011)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Committee of Selection (12 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
- Member, Administration Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Committee of Selection (17 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Administration Committee (23 Jan 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 8 Nov 2011)
- Member, Committee of Selection (13 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Sep 2015)
- Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (22 Jan 2007 to 6 Nov 2007)
- Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (29 Nov 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Dawn Primarolo, Paymaster General), HM Treasury (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
20 July 2018, received £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for the Summer 2018 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 13 November 2018)
25 October 2018, received £350 from Eden and Partners ltd, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG, for providing training session for NHS
professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 13 November 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Holiday apartment on the farm in Flintshire where we live: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 April 2014)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Sally Tami, as part-time Secretary/budget control.
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